BARRINGTON COUNCIL ON AGING - Elder Care Concerns Program


6000 Garland Lane
Suite 100
Barrington, IL 60010

(847) 381-5030

Service Hours
Monday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


Provide information and referrals to seniors for the following services:

- In-home home care assistance
- Meals on Wheels program
- Housing options
- Assisted living and skilled nursing facilities
- Friendly Visitor program
- Transportation services (PACE Dial-a-Ride, FISH, taxi subsidies and non-emergency hospital transport)
- Referrals to other agencies

Also offers memory screening program to assess for possible mild cognitive impairment and dementia.


Must be an older adult age 55 years or older and must be resident of Barrington, North Barrington, South Barrington, Lake Barrington, Barrington Hills, Deer Park and Tower Lakes.



Program Fees:

No fee.

Intake Process:

Call for an appointment or visit during program hours.

Documents required:
- None


Sue McNamara

Primary Contact

Program Contact Information

(847) 881-0474

Phone Numbers

Primary Program Phone

(847) 381-5030

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

6000 Garland Lane
Suite 100
Barrington, IL 60010


6000 Garland Lane
Suite 100
Barrington, IL 60010

Handicap Accessible?




Volunteer Opportunities:

1. Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Volunteer - SHIP counselors are trained by the Illinois Division of Insurance to organize and assist in filing Medicare and Medicare Supplement claims and analyze Medicare supplement and long-term-care policies. Counselors also educate consumers and answer questions about Medicare and other health insurance issues. Volunteers must be 55 years & older.

2. Volunteer Drivers - Volunteers drive seniors to the grocery store, pharmacy or to personal care appointments.

3. Home Maintenance - Seniors can often use a helping hand with home maintenance work such as yard work, removing snow or minor home repairs. Volunteers can provide help on an occasional basis or commit to a regular visit.

4. The Friendly Visitor Program - This program matches seniors with a volunteer who visits on a weekly basis. The visit may include help writing letters, shopping, running errands, or simply a cordial visit and conversation.

Contact Name for Volunteer Opportunities - Call 847-381-5030 or email to

Legal Status:


Date of Official Change:

November 21, 2023

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Geography Served

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  • Illinois
    • Lake County
      • Barrington
      • Barrington Hills
      • Deer Park
      • Lake Barrington
      • Port Barrington
      • Timber Lake
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